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  Life   More Features  07 Aug 2018

Life, More features, 07 Aug 2018

Indonesia may ban trade of meat coming from exotic animals and pets

A 2015 research cited by the agriculture ministry showed that about 730,000 dogs enter the capital.

07 Aug 2018 8:56 PM

Earth risks tipping into 'hothouse' state: study

The risk of tipping cascades could be significant at a 2 C temperature rise, and could increase sharply beyond that point.

07 Aug 2018 7:29 PM

7 places around the world where dying is banned

There are a few places around the world, where death, simply put, is unwelcome.

07 Aug 2018 4:00 PM

Egypt retrieves ancient Islamic manuscript

The national library reclaimed the manuscript on July 13 after it was spotted at an auction in London in April.

07 Aug 2018 1:05 PM

Do you want a new pet? 'Domestication' genes found in foxes

Scientists were able to discover a specific gene SorCSI that had a behavioural effect on foxes, making them tame.

07 Aug 2018 11:34 AM


Elderly German men escape nursing home, found attending world's biggest heavy metal festival

German media reports say elderly duo had to be picked up by police after sneaking out of their nursing home to attend metal music festival.

07 Aug 2018 11:11 AM

A pie that won

City-based chef, Varun Inamdar attempts to create a massive chocolate mud-pie to enter the Guinness World Records.

07 Aug 2018 12:30 AM